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Week 6 – February 08, 2023

Plant Information

Salvia nemorosa May Night

  • Salvia nemorosa May Night - Bloom
  • Salvia nemorosa May Night - Commercial Landscape 1
  • Salvia nemorosa May Night - Commercial Landscape 2
  • Salvia nemorosa May Night - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Salvia x sylvestris

Common Name: Meadow sage

Hardiness Zone: 4a - 9b

Hardiness Degree: -30°F (-34.4°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Vibrant flower spikes attract butterflies to the garden and are great cut flowers.
Extend flowering and promote re-bloom by removing faded flowers.
1997 Perennial Plant of the Year.

Grower Information:

Tall, upright plant with medium green leaves and large, violet-purple flowers.

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